Megève is an iconic ski destination near Mont Blanc in the French Alps. If you are looking for a blend of rustic chic and authentic beauty from your luxury chalet, Megève may just leave a lasting impression.
Chalet La Connivence is a hidden gem in one of Megève’s most exclusive addresses. Perhaps the main attraction of this beautiful home is its heated outdoor wooden hot tub and barrel sauna, perfectly positioned within the landscaped garden to overlook the twinkling lights of Megève and the snow-capped mountains beyond. The property sleeps 10+2, and has been carefully designed with beautiful interior furnishings and thoughtful features for the perfect family retreat.
We can provide a private chef to prepare your meals, whether you are looking for a seven-course gourmet dinner or a healthy afternoon snack. Our 5* hospitality service also includes daily housekeeping, a chauffeur service, and an exclusive wine list, making your stay in one of our luxury chalets in Megève unforgettable.
Alpine Luxe properties are large, normally stand-alone chalets with decadent available space. Constructed from exceptional materials they have fabulous luxurious interiors. The chalets range in size from 300m2 to 1,000m2 and have between four and 11 bedrooms.Read More
Every booking in these properties comes with our bespoke concierge service from the very first contact we have with you at the time of taking the booking, building all the way to your arrival in resort, throughout your stay until the moment that you leave.
Alpine Classic properties are where are exacting standards begin. In many cases the only differentiating factor between Alpine Classic and Alpine Luxe is size. The quality of materials, the interior design and in many cases the available facilities are exceptionally good.Read More
Servicing an Alpine Classic property requires the same caring attention to detail that a booking in any one of our properties demand. Again, because the properties are in many cases a lot smaller than our Luxe portfolio, they don’t demand the same size of teams, and this is the main criteria that determines the difference between service provision in a Classic or Luxe property.
Megève is a delightful and elegant resort famed for its diversity of ski runs, gastronomy and Medieval heritage.
Located in the heart of the Haute-Savoie region of France, the skiing in Megève forms part of the renowned Évasion Mont Blanc, an incredibly large ski area. This terrain is divided into three areas and delivers a wealth of varied pistes, with many slopes offering spell-binding views of Mont Blanc, the Alps' highest peak.
With 450km of slopes spanning over 4 massifs, 60 on-slope restaurants to stop at for a delicious lunch, 7 ‘fun areas’ and breathtaking panoramas, Megève is a ski resort to delight those of all ages, abilities and interests.
Heli-skiing on snow-cloaked mountain peaks is only a 15-minute flight away. Allow our in-resort concierge to arrange this exhilarating experience for you and leave with memories to last a lifetime.
Situated in the sun-drenched foothills of the Mont Blanc massif, Megève is steeped in history as it was founded upon a village dating back to the 13th century and still maintains part of its medieval centre. Nowadays, it's famed not only for its diversity of ski runs, but also as a gastronomic alpine haven, with traditional alpine chalets and charming five-star hotels.
At the heart of the village is the medieval car-free centre where horse-drawn sleighs glide through cobbled streets lined with exclusive designer boutiques. When the snow falls, there is no better place to be.
Whether you prefer to indulge in the exciting après ski scene, or in one of the many exceptional restaurants, there is something for everyone. Megève is home to three Michelin-starred restaurants, as well as a plethora of more laid-back options and great nightlife spots.
From the moment you book your holiday with Bramble Ski, you’ll have access to our excellent pre-arrivals team with their wealth of local knowledge. From pre-empting that much-needed sports massage, to making reservations, to arranging a special birthday surprise - they can take care of the finer details of your trip ahead of time, so that once you arrive all you have to do is relax.
Our service levels have been designed to meet a range of requirements. For sublime fine-dining and unrivalled in-chalet service throughout your stay, our catered properties are a perfect choice. If privacy and flexibility are your priorities, choose from our bed and breakfast, self-catered and accommodation-only options.
Bramble Ski is unique in employing in-house ski instructors who double up as concierges throughout your stay. They have all the best on-mountain and in-resort tips, from advising you on where to seek that untouched powder to where to find the best fondue.
A chic mountain village with a medieval heart
Megève is a delightful and elegant village with traditional alpine chalets and charming five-star hotels. At the heart of the village is the medieval car-free centre where horse-drawn sleighs glide through cobbled streets lined with exclusive designer boutiques. When the snow falls, there is no better place to be.
Aprés-ski in Megève is mainly focused on the piste, with the famous Folie Douce at the top of Mont Joux setting the precedent. live music, DJs, and an electric atmosphere make this an unmissable aprés-ski destination.
Megève is an ambassador of mountain gastronomy, with Alpine cuisine on offer from some of the country’s most esteemed chefs. It prides itself on its outstanding local produce and award-winning restaurants, which include three restaurants boasting coveted Michelin stars, one of which - the exceptional Flocons de Sel - holding the elusive three stars. With nearly 100 restaurants to choose from, offering a diverse selection of menus, there is something to excite all food lovers' taste buds.
Megève offers a plethora of nightlife opportunities for those looking to take the party into the night. There is the long-established Palo Alto which has two clubs in one building: one for a more mature clientele and the other, a chic and modern space. For the more sophisticated crowd there is Club Les 5 Rues, a jazz bar and club with live music and DJs, and, guaranteeing a vibrant atmosphere and screening sports, there is Le Cocoon Club.
WHETHER ON OR OFF THE SLOPES, MÉGEVE HAS PLENTY TO OFFER
With wonderful modern equipment and beautiful, varied pistes set to the backdrop of the majestic Mont Blanc massif, skiing in and around Megève is a joy.
For beginner skiers or those who enjoy more laid-back skiing, the resort has many undulating tree-lined pistes. There are also specific beginner areas (for all ages), with wide, gentle slopes creating the ideal environment for taking those first turns and perfecting your technique.
Cross-country skiers can find 45km of designated Nordic trails to explore. Glide between sparkling pine forests, sunny plateaus and pristine snow-covered fields and enjoy exercise and scenery combined.
Keen to try your hand at freestyle? The 165 square meter Big Airbag allows you to safely practice your tricks and jumps. Installed each winter in the Rochebrune ski area, it offers the chance for beginners and pros alike to push their limits.
For those seeking Alpine adventures off the beaten track and away from the crowds, France has some of the finest mountain guides to accompany you on your adventures. This is by far the safest way to enjoy the backcountry. Please speak to your in-resort concierge to organise this for you.
With a whole host of Winter activities available to you, Megève can entertain those looking for something other than skiing. Some of the popular activities on offer are dog sledging, horse sleigh rides, archery, ice-diving, and electric fat-biking
Families or those looking to get their adrenaline fix without the need for skis shouldn’t miss the toboggan areas. Whether after a hearty meal under the starry night sky or enjoyed with the children as an alternative to a ski day, tobogganing is sure to provide lots of laughs and a thrilling experience!
Megève's spas are a veritable sanctuary of serenity and relaxation. Many of the five-star hotels throughout Megève offer day spas with swimming pools, saunas, fitness centres, and extensive treatment menus.
We would also be glad to arrange treatments for you in the comfort of your own chalet. Just speak to your concierge to book everything from soothing sports massages to the perfect festive manicure.
The Alps are as alluring in the summer months as they are in the winter
The transformation from winter to summer is striking, with the once snowy slopes transformed to lush green meadows.
Although the resort is quieter in the summer months, there are still plenty of opportunities for adventure or relaxation that draw people back year on year.
The Mont-d'Arbois golf course sits on a plateau and stretches out over 50 hectares of woodland. Offering 18-holes and 21 driving ranges, this is top-notch golfing at an ideal altitude.
Take off on foot to discover the beautiful flora and fauna of the Haute-Savoie, and while doing so, take in the exceptional panoramas. There is a multitude of hiking trails for all abilities. Hiking in Megève will only enrich your appreciation of this fabulous region.
Megève in January 2023 will play host to the Skicross World Cup. This exhilarating competition also features a night sprint event, and spanning over a weekend it is sure to be a spectacle to watch.
March 2023 will see the finest young Alpine skiers compete in the Skiopen Coq d'Or. Bringing together ESF students and those from other sports clubs, budding talents are scouted at this major national event spanning over 4 days of celebrations and fun.
Each year, Megève welcomes the world-famous Tour de France to town. The riders will cross the finish line of one of the stages in the centre of the village after a gruelling mountain section. The tour will then roll out of the village for the start of the next stage. It is a true spectacle to behold the athletes on part of this renowned course.
A highlight of the summer calendar is the Megève Edmond de Rothschild CSI*** International Show-Jumping Festival. Some of the finest equestrians from around the globe gather in July for six glamorous days of show-jumping in the village centre.
For music lovers, Megève presents the Megève Blues Festival. The sultry sounds float across the flower-filled meadows in early August, providing a magical backdrop to witness performances from internationally renowned musicians.
Megève is situated in the Haute-Savoie region of France with three major airports less than three hours away. In closest proximity is Geneva airport, which is only an hour's drive away. Chambery airport is 1.5 hours away and Grenoble is a 2-hour drive away.
We work with trusted partners to offer transfer to and from the resort. Please speak to our pre-arrivals team who can assist with booking your travel arrangements.
Megève is close to Sallanches railway station, just 12km away, which allows easy access to Megève by rail from London, Paris, and other major European cities. There are direct trains from Paris to Sallanches at weekends and there are also direct trains to Sallanches from Geneva.
Megève is easy to reach by car and our luxury chalets have off-street parking to keep your vehicles safe. Please do let us know if you plan to drive to the resort and we can provide you with directions.